May 23, 2018  
2014-2015 Graduate Catalog 
2014-2015 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in School Psychology (Post-Master's/CAGS)

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This program is designed for professionals who hold a Master’s degree in counseling or a closely related field who want to become employed as a school psychologist. It is designed to comply with New Hampshire Department of Education (NHDOE) standards for certification. As such, the combination of prerequisite Master’s degree credits and CAGS credits equal 65 total credits, not including internship credits. Prospective students will meet with the Program Director in order to complete a thorough transcript analysis to ensure adherence with NHDOE requirements for certification. Students who did not complete the 31 prerequisite credits in their Master’s program will need to take those courses in addition to the required CAGS courses. Students interested in earning the CAGS in School Psychology who do not currently hold a Master’s degree should enroll in the M.Ed. Program in Educational Studies/Counseling Concentration. Upon completion of that degree, they should then apply for admission into the CAGS Program in School Psychology.

Certificate Requirements (46 credits)

Other Certificate Requirements

  • Candidacy review which includes disposition review
  • E-Portfolio review for candidacy, internship and graduation
  • Successful completion of comprehensive examination

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